Because calcium is a marker of CAD, the amount of calcium detected on a cardiac CT scan is a helpful prognostic tool. The findings on cardiac CT are expressed as a calcium score. Another name for this test is coronary artery calcium scoring.
We are currently offering Cardiac Calcium Scoring for $49. A physician order is not required for this procedure for TN facilities. At this time a physician's order is required. Price includes test and interpretation.
Get your $49 Voucher
Call 1 (800) 659-6762 to schedule your appointment.
|Individuals with the following risk factors may benefit from this scan:
- Men over 45
- Women over 55
- Family history of heart disease
- High triglycerides
- Overweight or physically inactive
- High blood pressure
- high cholesterol
Preparation for your test:
- Arrive 15 minutes prior to your exam
- You may eat and drink prior to the exam
A cardiologist and radiologist will analyze your images, and provide a copy of the report to your physician. Your physician will discuss the results with you. Our goal is to complete the interpretation within 48 hours of completion of exam.